addiction medicine

As a family doctor, I work daily with patients living with substance use disorders and prescribe Opioid Agonist Therapy. More recently, my team began managing frail elders with addiction in the long term care setting. Read more about the work in the posts below.

How Do We Address Addiction in Long Term Care Facilities?

How Do We Address Addiction in Long Term Care Facilities?

Last year, I was invited to speak at the Catholic Health Association of BC annual conference about a novel and, for some, controversial pilot project we’re undertaking at our long term care facility in Vancouver. We’ve invited patients taking methadone and other...

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